Category: Washington DC

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Jan
2021

DC Residents Concerned Inauguration Violence Will Spill Across The CityDC Residents Concerned Inauguration Violence Will Spill Across The City

DC residents and businesses are concerned that law enforcement will be focused on inauguration without sufficient availability to respond to areas outside of the red zones.  The Metropolitan Police Department will be fully active leading up to and on inauguration day, backed by members of the National Guard and other law enforcement officials.  People will […]

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Jan
2021

‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day‘March For Reparations’ And ‘Armed Protests’ Expected In Washington, DC On Inauguration Day

A demonstration to call attention to reparations and possible “armed protests” are expected to occur in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 20, the day of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, according to reports. A reparations movement march organized by a coalition of groups including Black PACT and Black Lives Matter Minnesota is awaiting a decision on their […]

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Jan
2021

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden InaugurationDC Mayor Muriel Bowser Asks Trump And Several Federal Agencies To Help Prepare For Biden Inauguration

Democratic D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has asked President Donald Trump and various federal agencies for help preparing for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden following a riot at the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6. Bowser asked Trump to declare a pre-emergency disaster for Washington, a measure that was taken before former President Barack Obama’s inauguration in […]

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Jan
2021

Psychological Operations Officer Under Army Investigation For Role In DC RallyPsychological Operations Officer Under Army Investigation For Role In DC Rally

A psychological operations officer is under an Army investigation after she led a group to Wednesday’s rally, which ultimately turned into a deadly riot in the U.S. Capitol. Captain Emily Rainey, 30, led a group of at least 100 people from North Carolina to Washington, D.C. to support President Donald Trump and “stand against election […]

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Jan
2021

DC’s Oldest Family-Owned Restaurant Is Fighting To SurviveDC’s Oldest Family-Owned Restaurant Is Fighting To Survive

January 10, 2021 7:37 PM ET Washington, D.C.’s oldest family-owned restaurant, Martin’s Tavern, is struggling to survive.  The restaurant is most well known for its historical booths dedicated to famous historical figures who have dined there. There’s a Richard Nixon booth, a Sam Rayburn and Lyndon Johnson booth, and If you want to be seated […]

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Jan
2021

Capitol Miscalculated Threat From Pro-Trump Rally, DC Police Chief SaysCapitol Miscalculated Threat From Pro-Trump Rally, DC Police Chief Says

The Washington, D.C. police chief believes the Capitol Police miscalculated what President Donald Trump supporters, who are generally pro-law enforcement, would do before a group stormed the Capitol Wednesday, the DCist reported Friday. Acting Metropolitan Police Chief Robert Contee III said that unlike the Capitol Police, the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) prepared for the pro-Trump […]

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